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Find Spot record MDR15429 - Roman lead pigs, Cromford Churchyard, Cromford

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  • World Heritage Site

Full Description

Two lead pigs dug up by the sexton (reported 1919), one inscribed 'XXX' and the other 'VX'. (1) For St Mary's Church Cromford, see: St Mary's Church, Cromford, (SMR29759) Cromford Churchyard, St Mary's Church, Cromford, (SMR33904) Roman lead pigs, Cromford Churchyard, (SMR33905)

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  • <1> Article in serial: Barnatt, J. 1999. 'Prehistoric and Roman mining in the Peak District- present knowledge and future research', Mining History: The Bulletin of the Peak District Mines Historical Society.



Grid reference Centred SK 2997 5712 (80m by 64m)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Record last edited

Aug 5 2015 10:16AM

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